Formed by Noel Gallagher a year after leaving Oasis, the High Flying Birds are a rock band from the UK. Featuring the former guitarist, session pianist and drummer from Oasis as well as bassist Russell Pritchard from The Zutons, it’s a who’s who of the British indie rock scene. With three albums out and numerous world tours, the band will be landing in Tokyo in May before heading to Nagoya.
Tickets are available for two levels on both nigths – S costing ¥12,000 and A costing ¥10,000. The event will be held in the Aichi Arts Center close to Sakaemachi Station.
On the shores of Lake Towada, the venue is transformed into an illuminated winter wonderland for a period of three months in winter. In previous years, the event was compressed into three weeks in February, but in the interest of […]
While most snow festivals feature man-made sculptures, the snow monsters of Zao are entirely natural. Created in rare circumstances that require specific weather and tree formation, the snow gathers in such a way that monsters are formed in the mountains. […]
Celebrated to mark the end of winter and the day before spring begins, setsubun is an age-old Japanese ceremony thought to drive evil spirits from the house. Many people dress as demons and are herded out of businesses and houses […]
One of the many traditional Setsubun festivals taking place across Japan, this one is unusual in that it features Geiko – the Kyoto version of Geisha. On the first day, there will be dance performances and bean-throwing ceremony from 1pm […]